Rooted: Launches this weekend! #DNweekeND #DoncasterIsGreat #ILoveDN

As part of Doncaster’s DNweekeND, PermaFuture, the DUG, PixieWorks and the Doncopolitan have teamed up to launch the Rooted project. Throughout the summer we will be building a unique, community led, pop-up garden and performance space made out of reclaimed materials in the grounds of Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery on Chequer Road. There will […]

Help build the Donny Seed Exchange – #ILoveDN #DoncasterIsGreat #SeedFreedom

Originally posted on Doncaster Urban Growers:
Tomorrow (2nd October, 2013) marks the start of the Fortnight of Action for Seed Freedom 2013; a project created by the amazing Dr Vandana Shiva… As part of the fortnight of action we’re creating Doncaster’s first free seed bank. With the help and support of the Doncaster Central Development…

#DoncasterIsGreat for Dedicated DUG Diggers!..

Originally posted on Doncaster Urban Growers:
Despite the rain a brave bunch of dedicated diggers turned up to begin the work of transforming a patch of weedy wasteland (not that we’re the type of people who believe in ‘weeds’)… …into an Apothecary Garden. We began by selecting the plants we wanted to keep (there was…

#DoncasterIsGreat for Growing… come along and find out why…

Come and join us next Thursday (May 23rd) anytime from 6pm onwards as we begin to plant an Apothecary (food, herbs and medicinal plant garden) at Church View (just behind the Minster opposite Tesco car park) and find out how growing your own can make you healthier while saving you a shed load of money. […]

#DoncasterIsGreat for Growing in a Small Space… amendment

Please note the change of date on the following event…                               PermaFuture co-founder John Briggs will now be giving a presentation for Growing a Greater Bentley (GGB) on ‘Growing in a Small Space‘ at Bentley Baptist Church at 6:30pm on Tuesday, […]

#DoncasterIsGreat for Growing in a Small Space…

                                PermaFuture co-founder John Briggs will be giving a presentation for Growing a Greater Bentley (GGB) on ‘Growing in a Small Space‘ at Bentley Baptist Church at 6:30pm on Tuesday, 7th May. We’ll be following this up with a practical […]

Next DUG meeting 25/4/13 at The Sal – #DoncasterIsGreat but could do with more #GuerrillaGardening

Originally posted on Doncaster Urban Growers:
The next DUG meeting starts 7pm on Thursday April 25th at The Salutaion, South Parade, Doncaster. With International Sunflower Guerrilla Gardening day just around the corner, beer talk this time will cover the need for Guerrilla Gardening (more importantly the need for Guerrilla Forest Gardens) in Doncaster. Don’t forget…